Translation of "see" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /siː/ us present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen
EYES [ I, T ]

A1 to notice people and things with your eyes

Have you seen Jo?
Turn the light on so I can see.

B1 to understand something

anlamak, kavramak, farkına varmak
I see what you mean.
I don't see why I should go.
MEET [ T ]

A1 to meet or visit someone

görüşmek, ziyaret etmek, görmek
I'm seeing Peter tonight.
You should see a doctor.

A2 to watch a film, television programme, etc

seyretmek, bakmak, izlemek
Did you see that programme last night?

B1 to find out information

öğrenmek, bilgi edinmek, bulup öğrenmek
[ + question word ] I'll just see what time the train gets in.

B2 to imagine or think about something or someone in a particular way

hayal etmek, görmek, kabul etmek
I just can't see him as a father.

to believe that something will happen

inanmak, olacağına inanmak
I can't see us finishing on time.

to be the time or place where something happens

tanık olmak, olmak, görmek
see that

If you ask someone to see that something happens, you want them to make sure it happens.

bak gör, işte bak, farketmek, hissetmek
Could you see that everyone gets a copy of this letter?
see sb home/to the station, etc

to go somewhere with someone, especially to make sure they are safe

güvende olduğunu görmek, güven/emniyet içinde birini bir yere bırakmak
Let me see you home.
I'll/we'll see

used to say that you will make a decision about something later

Hele bakalım/bakayım!', 'Dur bakalım/bakayım!', 'Bir düşüneyim/düşünelim!'
"Dad, can I have a guitar?" "We'll see."
see you informal

A1 used for saying goodbye

Görüşürüz!', 'Hadi hoşçakal!', 'Görüşmek üzere!' → See also be glad/happy, etc to see the back of sb/sth , see eye to eye (with sb) , see red

(Translation of “see” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)